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The Resource The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the Great American Dust Bowl, Timothy Egan

The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the Great American Dust Bowl, Timothy Egan

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The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the Great American Dust Bowl
Title
The worst hard time
Title remainder
the untold story of those who survived the Great American Dust Bowl
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Egan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an oral history of the dust storms that devastated the Great Plains during the Depression, following several families and their communities in their struggle to persevere despite the devastation
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2007.
  • Oklahoma Book Award for Nonfiction, 2006.
  • Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Nonfiction Book, 2007.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2006
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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154661
Cataloging source
DLC
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Egan, Timothy
Dewey number
978/.032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
  • Droughts
  • Dust storms
  • Depressions
  • Great Plains
  • Great Plains
Target audience
adult
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the untold story of those who survived the great American dust bowl
Label
The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the Great American Dust Bowl, Timothy Egan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographcial references (p. 315-327) and index
Control code
2005008057
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 340 p.
Isbn
9780618346974
Lccn
2005008057
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the Great American Dust Bowl, Timothy Egan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographcial references (p. 315-327) and index
Control code
2005008057
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 340 p.
Isbn
9780618346974
Lccn
2005008057
Other physical details
ill., map

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